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Challenging Start to Year for Volkswagen Passenger Cars

posted by on 11 February 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Wolfsburg, February 11, 2015 – The Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand delivered 507,100 (January 2014: 521,600) vehicles to customers worldwide in the first month of this year, 2.8 percent down on the same month of the prior year. “Deliveries by the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand show we are facing a challenging year. Volkswagen was not immune […] More…

Volkswagen of America to Invest $10 Million in Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure by 2016

posted by on 10 February 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Washington, D.C., February 10, 2015 – Jörg Sommer, vice president, product marketing and strategy, Volkswagen of America, today presented Volkswagen’s holistic approach to e-mobility surrounding the launch of the zero-tailpipe emissions 2015 e-Golf, including a $10 million commitment to support electric vehicle infrastructure by 2016. During a presentation delivered at the 2015 Electric Drive Congress in […] More…

Volkswagen Group UK Retains Top Employer Status

posted by on 10 February 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen Group UK awarded exclusive Top Employers UK 2015 certification Staff development, benefits and culture cited as positive attributes Volkswagen Group UK HR team is led by award-winning HR Director of the Year Milton Keynes, 10 February, 2015: Volkswagen Group UK Ltd has once again been awarded Top Employer status by the Top Employers Institute […] More…

Australian 23 Window Bus Could Set Record at Auction

posted by on 10 February 2015 in Volkswagen News

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One of what is believed to be three Australian delivered 23 Window Volkswagen Bus models will attempt to set an Australian sales record for the vehicle when it comes across the auction block at Shannons Melbourne Late Summer sale later this month.  The recipient of a recent 5 year restoration, Shannons is estimating that the […] More…

#WinterThunderland – Volkswagen Carrying Momentum into Rally Sweden

posted by on 6 February 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Ice and snow – Rally Sweden an anomaly on the WRC calendar Volkswagen duos first, second and third in the World Championship standings One rally, two countries: route takes in new territory in Norway and familiar ground in Sweden Paradise for fans of the perfect drift: when Volkswagen lines up at the Rally Sweden, it […] More…

Volkswagen DriverGear Is Now On Instagram

posted by on 4 February 2015 in Volkswagen News

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Volkswagen’s DriverGear can officially count themselves among the 300 million members of Instagram. Just a few weeks ago DriverGear began posting with their @VWDriverGear account, regularly featuring the latest and greatest to come out of Volkswagen’s accessories and apparel line.  Volkswagen fans can expect posts to be of the want/need/must-have variety, as well as a good […] More…